Frank Melton


City:  Jackson, Mississippi

Status: Former member, Mayors Against Illegal Guns

Charges: Conspiracy to violate civil rights (by tearing down a person's house), commission of a violent crime while possessing a handgun

Outcome: First trial ended in a hung jury. He died a few days before the retrial.

Amusing event: In 2006, the same year he joined Mayors Against Illegal Guns, he was convicted of violating a "gun free school zone" law and bans on carrying guns in church. 

Stop the Illegal Mayors! Stop them for our children, and for ourselves!